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handgun

A firearm designed to be fired from the hand, which has a rifled barrel and either
(1) a revolving cylinder containing multiple chambers—often six; or
(2) a removable magazine with multiple bullets—up to 14—which has a mechanism for auto-loading.
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He had pleaded guilty to possessing a replica hand gun with intent to cause fear of violence, and everyone involved with him accepted that his remorse was genuine.
“Attending the hand gun self defense seminar was very worthwhile.
Acting Det Insp Cleugh said: "A man, wearing a light-coloured jacket and Balaclava entered the premises armed with what is believed to be a small, dark coloured hand gun.
"A person armed with a hand gun entered the revenue office at the rear of the station and threatened a member of staff.
A passenger reportedly travelled on an El Al flight to New York with a hand gun in his hand luggage.
The 20-kHz 1.5-lb hand gun is supplied with an integral 0.5-inch-diameter titanium front driver with a replaceable flat face tip.
It appears that the risk of Murder is an inducement to own long guns (rifles and shotguns) but apparently the effect on hand gun ownership is not significant.(6) Next, look at the same variables as link relatives.
Leonardo Albano, a Caliguian village official here, was on his bicycle when he was shot several times with a hand gun, hitting his cheek and wrist.
He is further charged with kidnapping and possessing a firearm, an imitation black hand gun, with intent to commit robbery.
It is for the first time since 1990s when the killers had used a hand gun of calibre 30 while use of hand guns of 9mm calibre has been rampant for the killing acts.
In the incident, Dogan was attacked with a hand gun by a man who walked on stage as Dogan was delivering his speech.
SUDDEN IMPACT C5, 10pm None of the sequels ever lived up to the first Dirty Harry movie but anything with Clint and a Magnum hand gun in it is worth watching.